Kagere to miss Gor vs USM Alger clash at Kasarani
Gor Mahia will miss the services of dependable striker Meddie Kagere in the second group match against USM Algers at Kasrani
Photo: Gor Mhia striker Meddie Kagere (left) in action in a league match against Mathare United's Johnston Omurwa
Gor Mahia striker Meddie Kagere will miss the second CAF Confederations Cup Group D encounter against USM Algers of Algeria due to a yellow card suspension.
Kagere who scored Gor Mahia's sole goal in the 1-1 draw was booked during the match against Rayon Sports.
His absence will be a big blow to Coach Dylan Kerr’s plans against the group’s biggest threat. USM thrashed Tanzania gainst Yanga 4-0 in their first match to send a signal they are out to finish on top of the group.
After round one matches, USM Alger tops Group D on 3 points while Gor Mahia are tied with Rayon Sports on one point each.Young Africans of Tanzania are last.
Gor Mahia hosts USM Algers on 16th May at the revamped Kasarani Stadium, just three days after hosting English Championship side Hull City FC at the same stadium.
Hull City are expected in the country on 11th May for a five day tour facilitated by betting firm SportPesa.
Tickets for the much hyped Gor Mahia vs Hull City clash are retailing at Ksh 1,000 for VIP section and Ksh 100 for the terraces.